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Fedder Name Meaning

English: variant of Feather. North German, Dutch, and Danish: from the Frisian personal name Vetter, meaning ‘relative’. Relationship terms were commonly used as personal names in Friesland.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Vedder, Tedder, Fedders, Fedde, Fender, Reder, Fedler, Feder, Felder

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Fedder Family Origin

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Fedder Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Keeps House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Fedder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Fedder's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fedder family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fedder.

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Fedder Historical Records

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Fedder Life Expectancy

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